Davos Agenda

Japan must restore trust in the future among youth – here’s how

Osaka University Professor Michiya Matsusaki and fellow researchers look at a 3-D printer at a lab at the university in Suita, Osaka Prefecture, Japan October 5, 2021. Picture taken on October 5, 2021. REUTERS/Akira Tomoshige

Japan must invest in youth, generate good jobs and ensure healthy and productive longevity for the population. Image: REUTERS/Akira Tomoshige

Makiko Eda
Consultant, World Economic Forum Tokyo
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By 2040, estimates suggest, more than a third of Japan’s population will be 65 or over. Image: McKinsey/e-Stat Japan
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